I recommend a different way of understanding your parenting approach. One that is tied to your overall personality type (and proven by more rigorous scientific research).
While each person is unique, typologies can still be helpful to giving us broad brushstrokes on understanding how different people operate and how they get their needs met. Check out this article I wrote for HuffPost Canada Parents to help you identify which personality type you most resemble. Next week I will continue the discussion with helpful tips for each of the personality types.